§ Mr. Livingstone
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many scientific papers the staff of the Chemical and Biological Defence Establishment at Porton Down have published in open scientific journals and literature in each year since 1985.
§ Mr. Aitken
This is a matter for the Chemical and Biological Defence Establishment (CBDE) under its framework document. Therefore, I have asked the chief executive of CBDE to write to the hon. Member.